Mission Australia

Young Parents Program – Communities for Children Program

The Young Parent Program provides long term outreach support to the young parents in the Burnie community to enhance engagement with young parents and children in activities that strengthen their relationships and connection to their community. Services include emotional support, information and advice, identifying and addressing needs, advocacy and service coordination. Service is available 9:00am to 5:00pm weekdays.

What the service can help with

Family supports
Social and emotional development
Social exclusion

How the service is delivered

Case Management
Coordination of Services
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Support Services

Services are available for

Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

0 - 24

To access the service, clients

Must live in Burnie City
Has identified multiple barriers/issues Has multiple service involvement

Cost of service


Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Home visits can be provided

Regions covered

North West

Contact Details

108 Mount Street Burnie TAS 7320

0476 802 389

Focus Domains





Being loved and safe

Being healthy


Having a positive sense of culture and identity